DeLeon leads area in sales tax disbursements this month
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs said today that state sales tax revenue in August was $2.57 billion, up 7.5 percent compared to August 2013.
DISD talks ESL, policy updates
By SUSAN PUGLIESEStaff WriterThe main points of interest for the DeLeon Independent School District Board of Trustees, which met in regular session on Monday, were the 2013-14 English as a Second Language Report (ESL) and the proposed new Agriculture Facility.
City council approves water hike, tax rate, pickup
By JONAWBREYPublisherThe DeLeon City Council met in a regular meeting Wednesday to discuss higher water rates and purchasing a new vehicle for the street department, among other things.
DeLeon Rodeo rides to town this Friday - Saturday
The 6th Annual DeLeon Open Rodeo will be Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19-20, at the DeLeon Fair Grounds (Tractor Pull Arena on Hwy. 6).
LANNES “SAM COLE” CALLISON GOES SUBZERO
DeLeons Lannes Callison, at center, appearing as his alter ego Sam Cole, received the dreaded ice bucket challenge Friday as the result of a $500 donation to ALSresearch. Pal Jay Odom was an inadvertent victim. Garlan Bingham had the honor of the bucket.